Views:2 Author:By Ryan Devenish Publish Time: 2019-10-11 Origin:By Ryan Devenish
What to Look for in a Dental Chair
Your dental practice will only be a success if all your equipment is functioning properly. When it comes to choosing dental chairs, it’s vital to pick chairs that are comfortable, functional and reliable.
You want to have chairs that are ergonomically designed to help you do your job properly while at the same time keeping your patients comfortable. In addition, the chairs should complement the design and decor of your office.
The design of a dental chair has a huge say on your patients’ comfort and your overall productivity. For patients, a dental chair must offer solid support and proper cushioning regardless of one’s size. Some chairs are designed to adapt to a patient’s body, size and positioning.
They also come fitted with headrests that adjust according to one’s positioning. In addition, you can also find chairs with added features such as heating units, armrests, inbuilt massagers, etc.
For dentists like you, good dental chairs should make it easier for you to treat your patients with ease. For instance, the chairs should enable you to get close to a patient while maintaining a good standing position or posture. This way, you can perform dental procedures more effectively.
When choosing a chair, go for chairs that are not too narrow or too wide. Remember, your patients will be more comfortable on a wide chair but it shouldn’t be too wide restrict your movement and access to your patient. In a nutshell, you should select a chair with that’s ergonomically designed to boost your productivity besides making your patients more comfortable.
Features and Functionality
A modern dental chair should make your work easier and your patients comfortable. The chairs’ design and functionality should instantly enhance your patients’ confidence levels while at the same time boosting your productivity and effectiveness. Some of the advanced technological features you’ll find in modern dental chairs include:
A control panel fitted with buttons and a touch screen for adjusting the chair position
Adjustable memory for seat positions
Flexible foot control
Dental chairs come in various shapes, sizes and features but the key thing to remember is reliability.